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NYSE:BKU - BankUnited Stock Price, Forecast & News

-1.00 (-4.91 %)
(As of 03/29/2020 07:11 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $19.35
50-Day Range
MA: $27.88
52-Week Range
Now: $19.35
Volume861,563 shs
Average Volume1.38 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.81 billion
P/E Ratio6.16
Dividend Yield4.13%
BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual and corporate customers in the United States. The company offers deposit products, such as checking, money market deposit, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit; and treasury management services. Its loans portfolio includes small business loans, commercial real estate loans, equipment loans and leases, term loans, formula-based loans, municipal and non-profit loans and leases, commercial and residential mortgage warehouse lines of credit, letters of credit, and consumer loans, as well as purchases performing residential loans. The company also offers ATMs, integrated online, mobile, and telephone banking services. As of December 31, 2018, it operated through a network of 85 branches located in 14 Florida counties; and 5 banking centers in the New York metropolitan area. The company was formerly known as BU Financial Corporation. BankUnited, Inc. is headquartered in Miami Lakes, Florida.
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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Federal savings institutions
Sub-IndustryRegional Banks



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.43 billion
Cash Flow$3.49 per share
Book Value$31.40 per share


Net Income$313.10 million


Market Cap$1.81 billion
Next Earnings Date4/22/2020 (Estimated)

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BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BankUnited's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

BankUnited's stock was trading at $25.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BKU stock has decreased by 23.7% and is now trading at $19.35. View which stocks have been mosted impacted by Coronavirus.

Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of BankUnited?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BankUnited in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 4 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View analyst ratings for BankUnited.

When is BankUnited's next earnings date?

BankUnited is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 22nd 2020. View our earnings forecast for BankUnited.

How were BankUnited's earnings last quarter?

BankUnited (NYSE:BKU) announced its earnings results on Thursday, January, 23rd. The financial services provider reported $0.91 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of $0.71 by $0.20. The financial services provider earned $223.07 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $220.60 million. BankUnited had a net margin of 21.91% and a return on equity of 10.72%. During the same period in the previous year, the business posted $0.59 earnings per share. View BankUnited's earnings history.

How often does BankUnited pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BankUnited?

BankUnited announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, April 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.23 per share on Thursday, April 30th. This represents a $0.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, April 13th. This is a positive change from BankUnited's previous quarterly dividend of $0.21. View BankUnited's dividend history.

What price target have analysts set for BKU?

7 brokers have issued 12-month price targets for BankUnited's shares. Their forecasts range from $32.00 to $41.00. On average, they expect BankUnited's share price to reach $36.83 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 90.4% from the stock's current price. View analysts' price targets for BankUnited.

Has BankUnited been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about BKU stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BankUnited earned a daily sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media coverage about the financial services provider a news buzz of 2.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is very unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutBankUnited.

Are investors shorting BankUnited?

BankUnited saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 13th, there was short interest totaling 2,489,000 shares, an increase of 19.1% from the February 27th total of 2,090,000 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 729,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 3.4 days. Approximately 2.7% of the company's stock are sold short. View BankUnited's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of BankUnited's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BankUnited own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BankUnited investors own include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), AT&T (T), Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Intel (INTC), Boeing (BA), General Motors (GM), IBM (IBM) and KeyCorp (KEY).

Who are BankUnited's key executives?

BankUnited's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Rajinder P. Singh, Founder, Chairman, Pres & CEO (Age 48)
  • Ms. Leslie N. Lunak, Chief Financial Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Thomas M. Cornish, Chief Operating Officer (Age 60)
  • Mr. Jeffrey Starr, Gen. Counsel of BankUnited, National Association (Age 58)
  • Mr. Rishi Bansal, Chief Investment Officer of BankUnited, National Association (Age 45)

What is BankUnited's stock symbol?

BankUnited trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKU."

Who are BankUnited's major shareholders?

BankUnited's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Alliancebernstein L.P. (4.58%), FMR LLC (4.03%), Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc. (3.63%), Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC (3.14%), Jennison Associates LLC (2.79%) and LSV Asset Management (2.38%). Company insiders that own BankUnited stock include Douglas J Pauls, Jay D Richards, John N Digiacomo, Mark Bagnoli, Rajinder P Singh, Thomas M Cornish and William S Rubenstein. View institutional ownership trends for BankUnited.

Which institutional investors are selling BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Credit Suisse AG, Diamond Hill Capital Management Inc., Snow Capital Management LP, State Street Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, AJO LP, Stifel Financial Corp, and Douglas Lane & Associates LLC. Company insiders that have sold BankUnited company stock in the last year include Douglas J Pauls, Jay D Richards, and Rajinder P Singh. View insider buying and selling activity for BankUnited.

Which institutional investors are buying BankUnited stock?

BKU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Lord Abbett & CO. LLC, Norges Bank, Cramer Rosenthal Mcglynn LLC, Alliancebernstein L.P., AQR Capital Management LLC, Barclays PLC, and MUFG Securities EMEA plc. Company insiders that have bought BankUnited stock in the last two years include John N Digiacomo, and William S Rubenstein. View insider buying and selling activity for BankUnited.

How do I buy shares of BankUnited?

Shares of BKU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is BankUnited's stock price today?

One share of BKU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $19.35.

How big of a company is BankUnited?

BankUnited has a market capitalization of $1.81 billion and generates $1.43 billion in revenue each year. The financial services provider earns $313.10 million in net income (profit) each year or $3.13 on an earnings per share basis. BankUnited employs 1,511 workers across the globe. View additional information about BankUnited.

What is BankUnited's official website?

The official website for BankUnited is http://www.bankunited.com/.

How can I contact BankUnited?

BankUnited's mailing address is 14817 OAK LANE, MIAMI LAKES FL, 33016. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 305-569-2000 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for BankUnited (NYSE BKU)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  374 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  446 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  820
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BankUnited and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BKU will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BKU will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 3/29/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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